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Editor’s Note: RUSI Journal, August/September 2017

Editor Dr Emma De Angelis introduces the August/September 2017 edition of the RUSI Journal.

This edition of the RUSI Journal explores the historical use, regulation and legacy of chemical weapons – an issue that came notoriously back to the fore most recently in Syria. The controversial legacy of Japanese chemical weapons in China after the Second World War is perhaps less well known outside the specialist community, but remains an important dynamic in the contemporary relations between the two powers. Jeanne Guillemin places this case within the historical

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Emma De Angelis

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